The Daily Eastern News

Don’t ask for favors if you didn’t help yourself first

December 4, 2018


Filed under Editorials

Asking for favors is a timeless act that has been passed down for centuries. Just about everyone asks for favors or the more contemporary term “solids,” and there is nothing wrong with that. In fact, those of us who are gracious enough to grant these favors are blessings in disguise. Those of ...

Let friends know you made it home safely

Jessica Stewart, Columnist

October 9, 2018


Filed under Columns

Have you ever told a friend to text you when they make it home safely after leaving your house? I’m sure most people have because I think it’s a pretty common thing to do, but have you ever had them forget to text you? Have they ever fallen asleep right when they get home without texting you? If...

Nothing wrong with a disagreement

Corryn Brock, Staff Reporter

August 27, 2018


Filed under Columns

My friends and acquaintances span over a very broad and vast set of beliefs. Some of them like pineapple on pizza (those ones tend to stay acquaintances) and the others know that pineapples don’t belong on pizza because the only fruit that belongs on pizza is a tomato. I love being able to have...

Best Buddies builds relationships

Vanessa Saltijeral, Contributing Writer

March 6, 2018


Filed under News

For students in Eastern’s chapter of Best Buddies, the group is more than a registered student organization. Amber Salutric, a sophomore foreign languages and communication disorders and sciences major, was able to forge a close friendship through her time at the organization. With programs in...

Bettering yourself means changing yourself

Liz Stephens, columnist

February 4, 2018


Filed under Columns

Recently while having lunch with my friend Clinton, I told him many ideas of change I decided I needed to make in my life to help myself grow as a person. My many decisions included trying to go with the flow more instead of being an obsessive planner, being more social and making it a point to listen...

Befriending is not the same as flirting

Andrew Paisley, Columnist

January 24, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinions

Being a homosexual man, there is one thing that has always bothered me when it comes to heterosexual men. For some reason, heterosexual men truly believe that if a homosexual man talks to them or tries to befriend them, they automatically think that it is flirting. I am here to tell you right now that it is n...

Comedy to come to Charleston Theatre

Alana Reinhardt, Contributing Writer

October 25, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Just how far are you willing to go for a friend? That is the question that is presented to four women in the Charleston Community Theatre’s upcoming production of “Always A Bridesmaid” directed by Scott Brooks. This comedy focuses on the trials and tribulations of four friends who made a...

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